About this project
Coding into HISCO
Description (tasks and duties) Micro Groups
Electric Lineman or Cable Jointer, Specialisation Unknown
May perform any (but not all) of the occupational activities described in unit group 8-57.
Electric power Lineman
Installs, maintains and repairs overhead high-tension or low-tension power lines conducting electricity between generating stations, substations and consumers.
Electric Traction Lineman
Installs and repairs overhead wires to carry electricity for railway trains, trams or trolley buses.
Telephone and Telegraph Lineman
Installs and repairs overhead and underground wires and cables for telephone and telegraph transmission.
Electric Cable Jointer
Makes joints in surface and underground cables.
Other Electric Linemen and Cable Jointers
This group includes electric linemen and cable jointers not elsewhere classified, for example those specialising in laying cables underground, or in maintenance and repair of underground electric power transmission cables.
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